A farmer has 96 feet of fence with which to make a corral. if he arranges it iinto a rectangle that is twice as long as it is wide, what are the dimensions?

kakvoglq 2022-09-25 Answered
A farmer has 96 feet of fence with which to make a corral. if he arranges it iinto a rectangle that is twice as long as it is wide, what are the dimensions?
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Katelyn Chapman
Answered 2022-09-26 Author has 13 answers
Step 1
Find: Length and Width of a rectangle
Perimeter of the rectangle: 2 L + 2 W = 96   f e e t
L = 2 W
2 ( 2 W ) + 2 W = 96   f e e t 6 W = 96   f e e t W = 16   f e e t
Then, L = 2 × 16 = 32   f e e t
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